Various shots of early rocket tests and some manned missions before there was a NASA. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . Topics: rockets, missles
This film profiles the USS George Washington (SSBN-598), the lead ship of her class of Polaris ballistic missile submarines. This nuclear powered submarine the third ship of the United States Navy to be named for George Washington, first President of the United States, and the first of that name to be purpose-built as a warship. Topics: Polaris Missles and the development of the Nuclear Powered Ballistic Submarine, SSBN.